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Financial Aid Checklist for Prospective Undergraduates
Canadian Citizens
Entrance in August 2019
If your parents live and work in the U.S., follow the application instructions for
U.S. Citizens, with the exception of filing a FAFSA
Early Decision Regular Decision Transfers
Financial Aid Application for Canadian Citizens
Complete and submit The Canadian Financial Aid Application to Student Financial Services
Nov. 5, 2018* Feb. 4, 2019 Apr. 15, 2019
CSS Profile

Submit online to The College Board. Penn’s CSS code is 2933.

Nov. 5, 2018* Feb. 4, 2019 Apr. 15, 2019
Parents' and student's 2017 federal provincial income tax returns, all pages, schedules, and T-4 slips
Note: Don't file taxes? You still need to submit a Non-Tax Filer Form or your application will remain incomplete
Nov. 5, 2018*
Feb. 4, 2019
Apr. 15, 2019
* Applications received after this date will be processed as quickly as possible
Use a Cover Sheet/Tax I.D. Form each time you fax or email documents.
Please send your tax returns directly to SFS, as Penn does not participate in CSS/IDOC Services.
Submit online Upload forms online
Fax 215-573-5428
Mail Student Financial Services
University of Pennsylvania
005 Franklin Building
3451 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6270
Want a signature confirmation? Use FedEx or UPS rather than the USPS.
  • Please do not submit duplicate documents.
  • Submit tax returns directly to SFS. Penn does not participate in CSS/IDOC Services.
  • Follow the deadlines to receive your financial eligibility results at the same time as your admissions decision. Applications are still accepted after the deadlines.

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